Course Duration
1 Year
Location
Cauldon Campus
Course Cost
£ 725.00
Do I have to pay this fee? These courses receive government funding, and some learners will be eligible for FREE tuition if they meet specific criteria. Some L code courses at Level 3 to 6 may also have an Advanced Learning Loan available for learners aged 19 and over.
Course Code
FL1182
Start Date
04/09/2023
Start Time
-
Day
Mon - Fri

Course Summary

This course is designed to stimulate interest and encourage student' understanding of the skills required to care for others. Personal/Social development are studied as part of this qualification. This qualification will support the student in preparing for their next steps.

Course Requirements

Entry Requirements

2 GCSEs at grade 1 or 2 or ideally in English and Maths. Entry Level
3, or another relevant Entry Level
qualification. You will have a preinduction
interview/assessment to make
sure this is the right level for you. All
learners will need to have a clear DBS
prior to the start of the course and will be
required to purchase a uniform.

How Is It Assessed

Work will be assessed in a variety of ways including discussions, producing information leaflets and completing written tasks.

How Is It Taught

There will be a range of learning opportunities to meet the needs of all learners. This will be a combination of discussions, practical sessions and written work.

What Could I do Next

This qualification will not lead directly into employment but it will help you progress on to a Level 2 qualifications such as the level 2 Children's Play, Learning and Development or Level 2 Health and Social Care.

What Else Do I Need To Know

You will be expected to purchase and wear a uniform and have a clear DBS check. You will normally have to pay for course items such as stationary, books and equipment. Some courses have placements or visits, which may have costs attached. If you need information on any financial support that may be available to help you with fees or study costs for this course please contact the Student Assistance Team on 01782 603604

Entry Requirements

2 GCSEs at grade 1 or 2 or ideally in English and Maths. Entry Level
3, or another relevant Entry Level
qualification. You will have a preinduction
interview/assessment to make
sure this is the right level for you. All
learners will need to have a clear DBS
prior to the start of the course and will be
required to purchase a uniform.

How Is It Assessed

Work will be assessed in a variety of ways including discussions, producing information leaflets and completing written tasks.

How Is It Taught

There will be a range of learning opportunities to meet the needs of all learners. This will be a combination of discussions, practical sessions and written work.

What Could I do Next

This qualification will not lead directly into employment but it will help you progress on to a Level 2 qualifications such as the level 2 Children's Play, Learning and Development or Level 2 Health and Social Care.

What Else Do I Need To Know

You will be expected to purchase and wear a uniform and have a clear DBS check. You will normally have to pay for course items such as stationary, books and equipment. Some courses have placements or visits, which may have costs attached. If you need information on any financial support that may be available to help you with fees or study costs for this course please contact the Student Assistance Team on 01782 603604

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